A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 249 km W of Tual, Indonesia (155 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 117.37 km (73 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us7000bpsy. Event ids that are associated: us7000bpsy. The temblor was reported at 20:49:34 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 130.5371° East, -6.0527° South, depth 117.37 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 20:49:34 / September 14, 2020 @ 8:49 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 249 km W of Tual, Indonesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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